If you are like us, then you also can’t get enough books about World War 2. There have been thousands of books about the war and some have come to define the war since then. That is why we decided to list the best World War 2 books of all time.
Making a list of the best World War 2 books published. There are hundreds and this is a subgenre that is always expanding. Many readers were not alive when World War 2 happened and experience it by reading or watching movies and tv shows. You can see the full list below.
The Best World War 2 Books of All Time
- Pearl Harbor by Henry C. Clausen, Bruce Lee
- Letters from the Lighthouse by Emma Carroll
- Stalingrad by Antony Beevor
- Churchill: Walking with Destiny by Andrew Roberts, Baron Robert
- Cold Welcome by Elizabeth Moon
- The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
- The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
- Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
- The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
- The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje
- The Nightingale Kristin Hannah
- Our Mothers’ War by Emily Yellin
- Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
- The Rose Code by Kate Quinn
- Umbrae by Debbie Manber Kupfer
- Loot by Aaron Elkins
- Khaki Town by Judy Nunn
- The Strategic Air Offensive against Germany 1939-1945 by Noble Frankland, Sir Charles Webster
- Those Angry Days by Lynne Olson
Classics That Have Defined the Genre
The list includes some of the best books about World War 2. There are classics such as Catch-22 by Joseph Heller, Churchill: Walking with Destiny by Andrew Roberts and Baron Robert. Some of these are favorites of mine such as The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah and The Alice Network by Kate Quinn.
That is all for our list of the best World War 2 books of all time. What books should have been included on the list? Let us know in the comments below!